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Economic District announces top NCW projects

NCW — The top three public projects of economic significance to North Central Washington were announced Wednesday by the NCW Economic Development District.

Water restrictions already affecting some area irrigators

NCW — Unseasonably low flows in a half-dozen Eastern Washington rivers, including the Wenatchee and the Okanogan, have irrigators with interruptible water rights facing restrictions some two to three months earlier than usual.

2 Left Feet

Every Thursday, Pybus Public Market hosts "2 Left Feet" in the main concourse. The social event focuses on teaching 1940s swing dancing, mixed in with salsa, blues and tango, and is open to all skill levels.

Home construction sparks small fire

CHELAN — Hot metal shavings from a saw being used to cut bolts Tuesday started a fire that burned about an acre of brush.

WSDA to combat fraud among ag suppliers and vendors

OLYMPIA — The state Department of Agriculture has launched a special enforcement effort this summer to combat fraud among ag suppliers and vendors and ensure proper business licensing.
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New Omak casino designed to impress

OMAK — With everything from valet parking and an 80-room luxury hotel to craps, roulette and slot machines, the 12 Tribes Resort Casino is designed to impress.

Public invited to learn about PUD park-pass pilot project

WENATCHEE — The Chelan County PUD will host public meetings next week in Wenatchee, Chelan and Leavenworth to share information about a park-pass pilot project that would allow participating customers to park at Wenatchee Confluence, Daroga and Lincoln Rock state parks for free.

Woman struck by vehicle in Lovely Nails recovering

SEATTLE — Kristi Hawk, an East Wenatchee woman who was hit by a car that crashed through the window of Lovely Nails in Wenatchee last weekend, is still in satisfactory at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Clinic sued over misdirected test results

WENATCHEE — Two clients of Columbia Valley Community Health say they mistakenly received each other's medical test results, and are suing the clinic for unlawful disclosure of their health records.

Soap Lake water advisory lifted

SOAP LAKE — A boil-water advisory for residents of the Lakeview Park Water Association in a Soap Lake neighborhood has been lifted.

$1 million judgment approved against Executive Flight

WATERVILLE — A Douglas County judge has finalized the $1.02 million jury award to an emergency flight nurse whose hearing was damaged when her Executive Flight jet depressurized on the runway.